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February 11, 2013

Medic injured in 50 ft. fall from bridge

The incident happened around 12:30 a.m. when the paramedic was responding to several crashes

WPVI

DELAWARE PARK, Del. —  Police say a paramedic was injured after falling 50 feet from a bridge in Delaware Park, Delaware early Monday morning.

The incident happened around 12:30 a.m. when the paramedic was responding to several crashes when he fell between the north and southbound divide of the Route 7 Bridge.

Officials say the paramedic was trying to jump over the divide and fell 50 feet onto the creek bed below. He was taken to the hospital with serious injuries.

Full story: Paramedic injured, falls 50 ft. from Delaware Bridge

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